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1  I am so sorry I didn't act well.
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2  It annihilates the desire to act.
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3  When you are ill you shouldn't act.
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4  The last act was played to almost empty benches.
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5  At any rate, I determined to wait for the first act.
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6  As for Alan Campbell, his suicide had been his own act.
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7  As a rule, people who act lead the most commonplace lives.
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8  She is quite beautiful, Dorian," he said, "but she can't act.
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9  The common people who acted with me seemed to me to be godlike.
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10  I want you and Basil to come with me some night and see her act.
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11  Yet they felt that the true test of any Juliet is the balcony scene of the second act.
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12  A few moments afterwards the footlights flared up and the curtain rose on the third act.
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13  Well, I can't help going to see Sibyl play," he cried, "even if it is only for a single act.
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14  The last night she played--the night you saw her--she acted badly because she had known the reality of love.
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15  They always want a sixth act, and as soon as the interest of the play is entirely over, they propose to continue it.
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16  When the second act was over, there came a storm of hisses, and Lord Henry got up from his chair and put on his coat.
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17  There were times when it appeared to Dorian Gray that the whole of history was merely the record of his own life, not as he had lived it in act and circumstance, but as his imagination had created it for him, as it had been in his brain and in his passions.
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